For months Oprah's Favorite Things 2007
was so top secret, it even had a code name—"The Hometown Show." Now get an exclusive look into how the biggest show of the year came to be.
This year Oprah wanted to use Favorite Things to thank her most loyal fans—the viewers in the area around Macon, Georgia. At 4 p.m. every day, 45 percent of the televisions on in Macon are tuning in to The Oprah Winfrey Show
Days before the big show, crew members in Chicago packed up Harpo Studios in Chicago, including everything they'd need for the show, and headed off on an 800-mile road trip.